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Record ID: WILT-8E9CCC
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dating to AD 330-335 (Reece period 17). CONSTANTINOPOLIS reverse type depicting victory on a prow with sceptre and shield. Mint of Trier. LRBC I, no 52.
Created on: Tuesday 18th June 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 25th June 2019
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Record ID: WILT-1FF239
Object type: DRESS FASTENER (DRESS)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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A post medieval copper alloy dress fastening dating to c AD 1650-1700 (Early post medieval Class A, Type 10). The fastening is incomplete but it was probably the 'eye' tag that would originally have had a matching hook. The tag is lozengiform in shape with truncated points at either end where it was attached. At one end there is the remnant of a single hole for attachment, the tag is broken across the hole. The tag then has a double raised rib of decoration across it. The tag then widens before narrowing to three decorative lines across the tag. To either side of these three lines are…
Created on: Tuesday 10th May 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 8th June 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'West Crewkerne', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8C52BE
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman copper alloy hinge-headed enamelled brooch dating to c AD 43-200. The brooch is incomplete and is missing its pin and the foot of the brooch and catchplate. The wings of the brooch roll upwards and forwards. The bow of the brooch projects horizontally out from the wings for a short section before turning at right angles to create a flat lozengiform plate. At the bottom of the plate, there is the remnant of the foot which attached to the back of the plate. The plate on the front of the bow is decorated with a rim of lateral slashes and inside this is a raised rib of decora…
Created on: Tuesday 3rd May 2016
Last updated: Friday 27th May 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hemington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8BD11F
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman copper alloy Aucissa brooch dating to c AD 43-75. The brooch is complete. The wings of the brooch are heavily corroded but it is clear that they roll up and forward. The pin is hinged and narrows from the hinge mechanism towards the tip. The bow rises through a flat section with horizontal decoration into a large curve before bending towards the foot where is terminates in a short vertical section which continues to the rear of the brooch with the catchplate. The front of the brooch is decorated with raised lips along each side of the edge of the bow and in the centre, th…
Created on: Tuesday 3rd May 2016
Last updated: Friday 27th May 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hemington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-EFA263
Object type: HOOKED TAG
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
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An early medieval copper alloy hooked tag dating to c AD 600-1150. The tag is an early medieval Class A, Type 1. The tag comprises a single sheet of copper alloy which has been cut into a triangular shape and the end has been bent to create a small hook. The attachment end of the tag is incomplete and is very rough, although it may have been engrailed. There appear to have been two attachment holes. The lower edges of the tag closest to the hook have semi circular pieces cut out which may be deliberately decorative or wear. There is an incised line along one edge, this may be decora…
Created on: Tuesday 8th March 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 23rd March 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kingsdon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-9F99B3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy nummus of the House of Valentinian dating to AD 364-378 (Reece period 19). SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE reverse type depicting Victory walking left with a wreath. Uncertain mint.
Created on: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Muchelney', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-9F7C40
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A silver half groat of Henry VIII dating to AD 1544-1551. Obverse depicts a crowned bearded bust facing. Reverse depicts a long cross over a royal shield. The coin is incomplete and may be from Henry VIII's third coinage (AD 1544-1547) or a posthumous coin from the early years of the reign of Edward VI in the name of Henry VIII (AD 1547-1551). North p 115 nos 1849-1853 or p 119 nos 1877-1882.
Created on: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Muchelney', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8D9E77
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman nummus of House of Constantine dating to AD348-350 (Reece period 18). FEL TEMP REPARATIO reverse type depicting a soldier walking right leading a figure from a wooden hut. Uncertain mint.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kingsdon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8D6D63
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman radiate of Victorinus dating to AD 269-271 (Reece period 13). PIETAS AVG reverse type depicting Pietas sprinkling incense on an altar. Uncertain mint.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kingsdon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8D365C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman nummus dating to AD 330-402. Uncertain reverse type (possibly FEL TEMP REPARATIO) depicting figure standing left. Uncertain mint.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kingsdon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8D0911
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine dating to AD 330-335 (Reece period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers holding two standards with a wreath between. Uncertain mint.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kingsdon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8C8493
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman nummus of Gratian dating to the period AD 367-378 (Reece period 19). GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI reverse type depicting the emperor standing facing, head left with a standard in his right hand and resting his left on a shield. Mint of Arles. RIC Vol IX 66 no 15.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Kingsdon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8B77BD
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment of a Roman copper alloy Langton Down brooch dating to AD 25-60. The fragment comprises the wings and a short section of the bow. The wings comprise a sheet of copper alloy which has been curled around to form a tube. The wings are damaged but there is evidence of the central hole where the pin descended. In the centre of the front of the wings, a sheet of copper alloy forms the bow. It narrows slightly at the sides. The bow is decorated with a raised transverse rib and the bow that descends from that is decorated with four vertical incised lines. The back of the broo…
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 4th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Mulchelney', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-8AECC4
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A Roman copper alloy flat disc brooch with peripheral lugs dating to the period AD 100-200. The brooch is incomplete and is missing its pin (including the pin attachment) and the catchplate. The brooch is circular and comprises a central boss space which is missing any decoration, and which is surrounded by three raised rings of decoration. The outer two rings a filled with black enamel. The outer edge has unequally spaced triangular shapes around the rim. To the reverse is a raised square with a recess which would have held the spring, the catchplate is incomplete. Cf Hattatt,…
Created on: Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Last updated: Tuesday 10th November 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Mulchelney', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-BC099A
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast lead cloth seal dating to the period AD1500-1950. The cloth seal comprises two discs of lead which may have been joined and folded over to create a single disc. There is a short tab extending from the disc and between the two discs are two iron wires which extend out of the tab. One side of the disc is smoother than the other. The seal is damaged and any markings on the seal are indecipherable. The cloth seal weighs 9.1g and measures 32.85mm in length, 19.80mm in width and 4.20mm in depth.
Created on: Tuesday 6th January 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 17th August 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hemington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-40C834
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A post medieval copper alloy gilded strap fitting or decorative mount dating to the period AD c1600-1700. The mount is in the shape of a 'Tudor' rose, with moulded decoration comprising a central pellet surrounded by three rings of five petals on the front and five sepals between each of the outer ring of petals. There is the remains of gilding on the front. On the reverse, are two integrally cast attachment prongs which were inserted through a leather strap and folded over to hold the fitting in place. A small remnant of the leather strap remains attached to the prongs.
Created on: Tuesday 7th October 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hemington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-3CBA57
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A pointed oval Medieval copper alloy seal matrix dating to the period AD c1200-1400. The seal matrix has an integral lug at the top of the back and a ridge running along its length. In the centre of the seal matrix is a depiction of the Paschal Lamb and a flag within a pointed oval groove delineating the device from the inscription. The inscription around the edge reads + S' IOhIS: CISSOnIS* (Seal of John Sissons). Sissons is derived from son of Ciss, i.e. Cicely. The seal matrix is 31.53mm in length, the width is 19.87mm, the maximum thickness is 8.50mm. It weighs 8.65g.
Created on: Tuesday 7th October 2014
Last updated: Monday 26th October 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hemington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-5E1E91
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
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A base sherd of Savernake type grey ware probably dating to the period AD c43-150. The coarseware sherd has inclusions of red-brown iron ore. The sherd is wheel thrown, evidenced by the rings on the interior. The base is flat and is possiblly of type 5. The sherd is uniformly buff coloured with the brown iron ore inclusions visible on the inside. The sherd is 14.48mm in height, 49.78mm in length and 6.48mm thick. It weighs 11.22g.
Created on: Wednesday 28th May 2014
Last updated: Thursday 17th July 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Witham Friary', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-5DE8D0
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A rim sherd of south-east Dorset black burnished ware probably dating to the period AD c175-250. The coarseware sherd has inclusions of quartz sand and mica. The sherd is wheel thrown, evidenced by the rings around the rim. The rim has a drop lipped flange and is possibly type 45.1b or 3a. The outside is uniformly dark grey with a slightly lighter grey interior. The sherd is 28.04mm in height, 74.48mm in length and 18.83mm in width across the rim. It weighs 36.15g.
Created on: Wednesday 28th May 2014
Last updated: Thursday 17th July 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Witham Friary', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-5D5411
Object type: NAIL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A corroded iron nail probably Roman and dating to the period AD 43-410. The nail has a square-sectioned, tapering stem, the end of the stem is missing. The head appears to be sub-round or possibly rectangular. The nail is similar to Type 1A in WH Manning Catalogue of the Romano-British Iron Tools, Fittings and Weapons in the British Museum (1985). The nail is 61.31mm in length and 29.28mm wide across the head and weighs 41.79g.
Created on: Wednesday 28th May 2014
Last updated: Thursday 17th July 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Witham Friary', grid reference and parish protected.


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